Guwahati University Institute of Distance and Open Learning (GUIDOL) is situated in Guwahati, Assam and was established in 1998. It was formerly called as Post Graduate Correspondence School (PGCS). The university promotes quality education to all who are not able to pursue higher conventional method of education due to some reasons.
IDOL has witnessed its growth in all expenses ranging from thousand of students to get enrolled every year to presence of well -equipped staff and latest technologies. With the commitment to ensure quality education to the masses the journey from Correspondence School to Institute of Distance and Open learning is not only a leap in quantity but also in quality.
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Distance and Open
University Grants Commission (UGC)
Distance Education Board (DEB)
Guwahati university, Guwahati
For UG ProgramInstitute of Distance and Open Learning Guwahati (IDOL) Courses
- For BCA, 12th pass or 3 year Polytechnic Diploma is required.
- For B.Sc, candidate should have passed 12th in Science stream.
- For B.A and B.Com, Candidate should have passed 12th from any recognized board.
For PG Program
- M.A from IDOL Guwahati is available in Hindi, English, History, Assamese, Bengali, Philosophy Etc, MCJ (Masters in Communication and Journalism) and MCA. Candidate must possess Bachelor’s Degree in relevant stream.
- For M.Sc, student must have completed their Bachelor’s either in BCA/B.Sc-IT or Graduate in Engineering Technology or equivalent can take admissions in this course.
- For seeking admission in PG Diploma in different specializations, candidate must have cleared Graduation from a reputed Indian or Foreign University in any stream.
Certification courses is present in IDOL Guwahati in:
- Certification in Computer Applications (CCA)
- Certification in Community Radio Technology (CCRT)
To get admission to this Programme a student must have passed 10+2 or equivalent and duration of these certification is 6 months.
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GU IDOL Scholarships
Students from Scheduled Caste/ Tribe, Other Backward classes, Tea Garden, Minority Communities and differently abled are eligible for Government Scholarships. The GUIDOL authorities will decide about scholarships after following different rules and regulations.
Facilities in IDOL Guwahati
- Presence of Laboratories and Auditorium for events.
- Sprawling Botanical Garden with Rare Flora.
- Presence of Astronomical Observatory.
- GUIDOL has access to e-library developed by Information and Libaray Network (INFLIBNET).It was developed in order to provide physical and intellectual education to the students.